|Nationality Kenyan||Name James Kiyiapi|
|Born 17 May 1961 (age 54)
Trans Mara District, Kenya (1961-05-17) |
Alma mater Moi University (BSc), (MSc) University of Toronto (PhD)
Education Moi University, University of Toronto
Positions Lecturer, Moi University
Political party Restore and Build Kenya
Guest anchor on ktn friday briefing prof james ole kiyiapi
James Ole Kiyiapi was a 2013 Kenyan Presidential candidate for the Restore and Build Kenya Party.
- Guest anchor on ktn friday briefing prof james ole kiyiapi
- Former presidential candidate professor james ole kiyiapi speaks out
- Early life
Former presidential candidate professor james ole kiyiapi speaks out
James Ole Kiyiapi was born on 17 May 1961 at Osupuko Location Transmara District, Kenya. His was a humble background. His father, Daudi ole Kapur belonged to the Ilnyangusi age set and had two wives with Kiyiapi’s mother, Naomi being the second. Kiyiapi is the last born of Naomi’s six children. As a boy, he grew up herding his fathers flock and lived a typical village life.
Prior to entering the race for the presidency of Kenya he served as a permanent secretary in the Ministries of Education and Local Government. He also previously served as an associate professor at Moi University.